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Name: Robin Remde
Date registered: October 11, 2011

Latest posts

  1. New toy time! Cooking under pressure! — September 7, 2012
  2. Sauté – the workhorse of the stovetop — August 2, 2012
  3. Kitchen Essentials – Cookware — November 27, 2011

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Sep 07

New toy time! Cooking under pressure!

The new pressure cooker

I love it when the brown truck arrives with new toys!  I decided to splurge on the ‘Mercedes of pressure cookers’ – the Kuhn-Rikon Duromatic Top pressure cooker.  With cooler weather on the way, our tastes in evening meals skews to hearty stew-y concoctions, which leaves us with two choices – do our meal planning …

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Aug 02

Sauté – the workhorse of the stovetop


When you think of cooking something quickly on the stove, you’re probably thinking of sautéing. The cooking school definition is to cook over high heat in a small amount of fat. It’s an important skill, and one that you’ll use a lot in the kitchen. It’s also really simple as long as you follow a …

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Nov 27

Kitchen Essentials – Cookware


When it’s time to set up a kitchen for the first time, most of us (myself included) go for a cheap and cheerful cookware set.  It seemed to have enough stuff to get going, and as long as you could make breakfast, or heat some soup, or boil some pasta, it all seemed just hunky …

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